April 13, 2024

Giroud on his future

Despite turning 37, Olivier Giroud is still going strong. Whether it’s with AC Milan – 8 goals (3 assists) in 15 games so far this season – or the French national team, for whom he is the all-time top scorer and with whom he just scored two more goals against Gibraltar on Saturday evening… ière. A change of career in soccer? I’ve been asked that question, of course. Soccer is …

Despite turning 37, Olivier Giroud is still going strong. Whether it’s with AC Milan – 8 goals (3 assists) in 15 games so far this season – or the French national team, for whom he is the all-time top scorer and with whom he just scored two more goals against Gibraltar on Saturday evening… ière. A change of career in soccer? I’ve been asked that question, of course. Soccer is something where I have a certain legitimacy, and it’s my passion, so I think I’ll stay in soccer, he confided.

While he sees himself staying in soccer after his playing career, Giroud does not see himself as a coach. Coach? I don’t think so, at least for the moment, I don’t have the desire and I don’t know if I’ll ever have the energy or the will, because it’s a very demanding job, he said. Sports director is a po